South Carolina State Defeats North Carolina A&T 75-70 - Recap

South Carolina State Defeats North Carolina A&T 75-70 - Recap

South Carolina State earned a 75-70 victory over North Carolina A&T on Monday, getting 17 points from Matthew Hezekiah at SHM Memorial Center.

Greg Mortimer had 11 points for South Carolina State and Theron Stephens chipped in with 9 points. Adama Adams had 7 assists for them, while Matthew Hezekiah was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.

North Carolina A&T got 24 points from Lamont Middleton in a losing cause and another 12 points from Bruce Beckford. Lamont Middleton contributed 4 assists for them, while Lamont Middleton had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed North Carolina A&T were victorious, as the score was 32-30 at the break.

South Carolina State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-31.